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Geneviève Renard

Director of Communications

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Rodrigo Ordóñez

Communications Manager

Media contact – Africa

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Joshua Masinde

Communications Specialist

Media contact – Latin America

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Ricardo Curiel Martinez

Senior Communications Specialist for Latin America

Press releases

CIMMYT researchers and partners are applying genomics, remote sensing and big data analysis to fortify the crop against climate-related stresses.

Press releases

High-zinc and climate-resilient varieties poised to boost production for farmers and nutrition for consumers.

Press releases

A special event will make a global call to action: to develop a transformational response of agriculture for peace.

Press releases

CIMMYT contributes to sequencing genomes of 15 wheat varieties around the world.

In the media

Source: The Third Pole (25 Nov 2020)

Once a world leading lentil producer, Nepal is now having to import them as farmers struggle with low productivity and warmer, wetter weather.

In the media

Source: The Himalayan Times (6 Nov 2020)

CIMMYT and Nepal’s Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development developed a digitally enabled seed information system so farmers have timely access to quality seed.

In the media

Source: SciDev.Net (3 Nov 2020)

Wheat blast is a serious threat to wheat production and can lead to yield losses of up to 100 percent.

In the media

Source: Financial Express (30 Oct 2020)

Setting benchmarks for carbon sequestered or abated through farming and roping in companies to commercialize carbon credits can help agricultural income grow.